Thermo Fisher Scientific Manufacturing Technician in Sunnyvale, California

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:

  • Read work orders, follow production drawings and sample assemblies, or receive verbal instructions regarding duties to be performed.

  • Position and align parts in specified relationship to each other in jig, fixture, or other holding device.

  • Crimp, stake, screw, bolt, rivet, remove, solder, cement, press fit, or perform similar operations to join or secure parts in place.

  • Install finished assemblies or subassemblies in cases.

  • Assemble and attach hardware, such as caps, clamps, knobs, and switches, to assemblies.

  • Adjust or trim materials from components to achieve specified electrical or dimensional characteristics.

  • Fill out time sheet daily.

  • Assist teammates in achieving goals, often requiring multi-tasking.

  • Additional duties as assigned.

  • Physical Demands: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; talk or hear and smell. The employee is frequently required to sit and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and ability to adjust focus.

  • Work Environment: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly exposed to toxic or caustic chemicals. The employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles. The employee is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED); or 6 months related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Interaction with Other Employees (level of contact, purpose and frequency)

  • Regularly communicate with the Production Lead and Production Supervisor to take the daily assignments and to report any relevant production related information during the work day.

  • Works frequently with Manufacturing Engineering to improve quality and/or throughput of products.

  • Builds stable working relationships internally.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status.